Monday December 17-th, 2018

Israeli minister wishes 'success' to Iranian protesters Israeli minister wishes 'success' to Iranian protesters

Two other demonstrators were killed in western Iran late Saturday. Videos appearing to show the bloodied bodies of those said to have been killed has been widely shared on social media, but there has been no independent verification of footage.

New Jersey Minimum Wage Set to Increase in 2018 New Jersey Minimum Wage Set to Increase in 2018

That's a 35-cent raise from the current minimum of $8.90 per hour. Smaller firms will have to pay $10.50. When the law was approved in 2014, the minimum wage was $8.15 per hour. The minimum wage for the rest of the state will rise to $11.10 at th...

Trump Takes Fresh Jab at Global Warming over Freezing East Coast Trump Takes Fresh Jab at Global Warming over Freezing East Coast

But this is done for the benefit of China, because China does not do anything to help climate change". According to Hayhoe, studies have found that anger and bad temper are associated with warmer temperatures and well as a host of other side effect...

Activist Erica Garner, 27, dies after heart attack Activist Erica Garner, 27, dies after heart attack

Garner was the daughter of NYPD chokehold victim Eric Garner , whose death fueled the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement. Erica Garner , a Black Lives Matter activist whose father Eric Garner was killed by a NY police officer in ...

NRC draft final, Assam on alert NRC draft final, Assam on alert

The press conference was to highlight the part-publication of the draft NRC by the Registrar General of Citizen Registration (RGCR) and the NRC of Assam on the same date of midnight December 31 2017 in Karbi Anglong. The SC set aside the HC order a...

Britons feared dead as sea plane crashes north of Sydney Britons feared dead as sea plane crashes north of Sydney

Gareth Morgan, their Australian pilot, was the sixth fatality - with officials describing the Sydney Seaplanes employee as "experienced". The father was CEO of food service Compass Group. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau said it would inv...

FBI Arrests Virginia Man in ISIS Investigation

Documents described how FBI investigators were able to track down Duncan through social media as well as encrypted message programs and apps. He will make his initial appearance in court on Tuesday following an arrest on the 46900 block of Courtyar...

Plane crashes in Costa Rica killing at least 12 people Plane crashes in Costa Rica killing at least 12 people

Laura Chinchilla, who was president of Costa Rica from 2010 to 2014, said on Twitter that her cousin, one of the crew members, had died in the accident. An investigation into the cause of the crash will begin first thing Monday, Solis said. The Ces...

BUSTED: The FBI just got permission to search Sheriff Clarke's emails BUSTED: The FBI just got permission to search Sheriff Clarke's emails

In a late Friday afternoon series of tweets Snell explains the Bureau has obtained a search warrant to examine emails from Clarke related to an incident in the Milwaukee Airport. A social liberties claim by Black is as yet pending against Clark...

Obama Desperately Tries To Take Credit For Trump Boom Obama Desperately Tries To Take Credit For Trump Boom

Nine per cent of those polled said Clinton was their most admired woman followed by former United States first lady Michelle Obama with 7% and talk show host Oprah Winfrey with 4%. "Another reason that I'm going to win another four years is becau...

Environment Canada's extreme cold warning continues Environment Canada's extreme cold warning continues

The weather agency says that an extreme cold warning is now in effect and that 2017 is "about to end on a very cold note". According to Environment Canada , a fresh surge of Arctic air is encompassing the entire province in its icy grip (their wor...

36 dead, 17 injured in bus-truck collision in Kenya 36 dead, 17 injured in bus-truck collision in Kenya

Kenyans on Sunday, December 31 woke up to sad news following another grisly road accident that claimed 30 lives at Migaa on the Nakuru-Eldoret Highway. Hundreds of people have died in road accidents in recent weeks, among them three Pentecostal bisho...

Relationship between Bill O'Brien, GM Rick Smith is 'toxic'

Watt would derail what could have been a very promising season. There has been talk of discord between O'Brien and Texans general manager Rick Smith, but Watson had already given O'Brien his seal of approval. Another source speculated that Smith and ...

DRC: At Least Two Dead in Anti-Kabila Protests DRC: At Least Two Dead in Anti-Kabila Protests

Catholic activists had called for protests after Sunday mass, one year after Kabila committed to holding an election to choose his successor by the end of 2017 - an election that has now been delayed until December 2018. The vast, mineral-rich countr...

Afghanistan funeral bombing leaves at least 17 dead Afghanistan funeral bombing leaves at least 17 dead

He said initial reports were that a suicide bomber was behind the attack, but that authorities now believe it was a remotely detonated explosion. The target of the attack was not immediately clear. That was the third attack claimed by the Islamic S...

East West Bancorp (EWBC) Earns Daily News Impact Score of 0.28

East West Bancorp, Inc. The stock decreased 0.80% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $60.83. About 407,757 shares traded. East West Bancorp, Inc. Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise...

On New Year's Eve, Man with guns at Hyatt Regency in Houston On New Year's Eve, Man with guns at Hyatt Regency in Houston

He immediately called for back up. The suspect was reportedly belligerent and intoxicated. Police are waiting to interview the man until he has sobered up, he said. A spokeswoman for the Hyatt Regency confirmed to CNBC that hotel plans to proceed w...

"Multiple deputies down" in Douglas County, Colorado, sheriff's office says

A reporter with Denver7 said gunshots were heard in the distance in the scene near a group of apartment complexes. The office reported on Twitter around 6:45 a.m. A Code Red has been issued for the area and residents have been told by officials...

Celebs line up for 'New Year's Rockin' Eve' Celebs line up for 'New Year's Rockin' Eve'

Grammy Award-winning duo Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush are refreshing their musical vision while staying true to the authentic sound and emotive songwriting that made Sugarland one of the most successful acts in country music history.

Amit Shah's magic won't work in K'taka: Siddaramaiah Amit Shah's magic won't work in K'taka: Siddaramaiah

Congress-governed Karnataka has 28 parliamentary constituencies - certainly not as many as Uttar Pradesh, where the BJP stormed to a famous assembly poll win this year - but enough to make it a valuable asset in the 2019 Lok Sabha election.

Suspects arrested in Troy Quadruple homicide plead not guilty to murder charges Suspects arrested in Troy Quadruple homicide plead not guilty to murder charges

The victims were identified as Brandi Mells , 22, Shanta Myers, 36, and Myers' children Shanise, 5, and Jeremiah, 11. Myers' 15-year-old son was out of town when they were killed. 'It feels like somebody has ripped us to shreds, ' said Shakera Sym...

Six people dead after light plane crash in Sydney Six people dead after light plane crash in Sydney

Police divers have recovered three bodies from the wreckage, which is lying in 13 metres (43 feet) of water. 7 News is reporting that the aircraft belongs to Sydney Seaplanes . The Westpac Rescue Helicopter reported seeing debris and an oil slic...

Israel says it attacked Gaza in response to Friday rocket attack Israel says it attacked Gaza in response to Friday rocket attack

The strikes came "in response to the rockets fired towards Israel " earlier on Friday, according to the statement. He described the fire on Friday as a "grave act". Whilst the rockets are often fired by fringe Islamist groups, Israel holds its rul...

Mann Ki Baat: Modi welcomes 'New-India Voters' of 21st century Mann Ki Baat: Modi welcomes 'New-India Voters' of 21st century

In the final edition of " Mann ki Baat " for 2017, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that it was time to transform the country from "Positive India" to "Progressive India". He also wished people for the coming Makar Sankranti festival whi...

Analyzing Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Engagement Photos

Former royal butler Grant Harrold appeared on United Kingdom breakfast TV show Good Morning Britain to critique the princess bride's technique on her first outing with the whole family. Even Kate Middleton, who dated William for eight years b...

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